Amazon is offering the Synology Disk Station 4-Bay Network Attached Storage (DS415play) for $335.75 shipped – It might take awhile to ship, but you can get it direct next day from Synology for $399 – still $100 less than usual. This Drive rarely dips below $500 so today’s probably the day to snap one up.
The DS415play can support up to 24TB of multimedia files with 4x6TB drives, supports 1080p Full HD video transcoding, and with Synology’s host of mobile apps it becomes even easier to watch your videos from your phone or tablet. Rated 4.2/5 stars by Amazon shoppers.
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Synology Disk Station DS415play is designed to centralize your multimedia collections and share them effortlessly in your home network. Optimized for multimedia processing, DS415play delivers on-demand Full HD transcoding to guarantee seamless streaming experiences to the widest range of gadgets in your home.
The Play Series is optimized for hardware transcoding, making it ideal for viewing videos at 1080p on a variety of platforms. The ability to transcode video gives users greater freedom with their video collection. And with Synology’s host of mobile applications it becomes even easier to access video from your phone or tablet devices.
Synology has also built integration with DS Video for Roku and Samsung TV, enhancing its traditional compatibility with DLNA/DMA devices.